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Epidural hematoma: a rare complication of sickle cell disease Volume 31, issue 1, January-February 2019


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1 CHU Joseph Ravoahangy Andrianavalona, Service d’imagerie médicale, Antananarivo, Madagascar
2 CHU Joseph Ravoahangy Andrianavalona, Service d’hématologie, Antananarivo, Madagascar
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  • Key words: extradural hematoma, sickle cell disease, scanner
  • DOI : 10.1684/stv.2018.1046
  • Page(s) : 29-31
  • Published in: 2019

Epidural hematoma is a very rare but serious neurological complication of sickle cell disease. We report a case of spontaneous epidural hematoma diagnosed with cerebral CT scan in a homozygous sickle cell patient.